The freshman has become a major force in this lineup.
Odneal led the Cougars to a 5-1 record on the week, including a 4-1 mark at the Red and White Showcase and a midweek victory over RV/RV Texas A&M. In six games, the Missouri City, Texas native boasted a .500 batting average, drove in six runs and scored six times to go along with a home run. She tallied at least one hit in five of her six games.
In Houston’s midweek matchup with the Aggies, Odneal launched the second home run of her career with her two-run shot that cemented the 9-3 for the Cougars. Odneal also showed off her leather in the field, making a highlight play that saved a double.
At the Red and White Showcase, Odneal tallied a perfect outing at the plate with her career-high four hits in Houston’s second game against DePaul. Her final hit of the game proved to be the most important, as her walk-off single against the Blue Demons sealed a perfect game for teammate Trystan Melancon.